Courtesy one of the regulars at Shooters Northwest, here is an ABC News web page with before and after photos of the earthquake/tsunami disaster area in Japan. When the page loads, it is "before"; roll your mouse over the photo for the "after."
Meanwhile... I was under the impression that damage in Hawaii was minor. Then I saw this headline: State estimates tsunami damage at $3 million or more - Hawaii News. While it certainly pales compared to Japan, Kailua-Kona on The Big Island got hammered...
Updated: Kailua Kona Tsunami, the Kailua Kona Pier, the King Kamehameha Hotel, and more (Those first two photos are about where we were standing while watching last year's Independence Day parade...)
2011 Kailua-Kona Tsunami | The Kona Blog
First look at King Kamehameha hotel damage | Hawaii247.com | Hawaii 24/7
Hilo Living Blog: Tsunami in Kona
Photos from Kealakekua Bay and Napoopoo | Hawaii247.com | Hawaii 24/7
RAW VIDEO: Kona tsunami – House washes away, floats in bay | Big Island Video News
Japan tsunami surge wreaks havoc in Kailua-Kona | Hawaii247.com | Hawaii 24/7